A minimally invasive and exceptionally effective treatment to reduce acne scars is microdermabrasion. This is a manual exfoliation that removes the outer layers of dead skin to stimulate new cell growth. This process removes deep acne scarring and should be done in a series of 4 to 6 treatments.View Thread
All skin types can benefit from exfoliation to remove dead skin cells and prevent fine lines and wrinkles. For sensitive skin, use a gentle enzyme scrub, and for oily and acne prone skin, use a scrub that contains salicylic or glycolic acid. Exfoliating several times per week will keep your skin tone fresh and radiant!View Thread
If you read a product label that sounds like a bad science experiment, avoid this product altogether! Parabens are common ingredients found in over-the-counter skin care products that have been linked with cancer and toxicity. Instead, look for natural ingredients that will protect and heal your skin instead of causing further damage.View Thread
Tanning is a booming business that has more than 30 million customers in the US each year. Still, this does not change the fact that regular exposure to UV rays increases the risk of melanoma and skin damage. Research has shown that tanning even 10 times a year can increase melanoma risk by up to seven times! The bottom line is that there is no safe way to tan, so make sure to wear a sunblock that protects from the UVA and UVB rays of the sun, avoid dangerous tanning beds, and try a healthy spray tan instead!View Thread
We all want to stay youthful for as long as possible, and time can be on your side if you use topical antioxidants in your skin care products to reduce the risk of premature wrinkles. Premature wrinkles are caused by outside free radical damage from the sun, pollution, and even stress. The only way to neutralize this damage underneath the surface of the skin is by applying topical antioxidants within your daily skin care regimen to keep your complexion protected, young, and fresh!View Thread
Wear sunscreen daily, even in the colder months, to protect your skin from harmful UV rays. Make sure your sunscreen is at has a SPF( Sun Protective Factor) of at least 30. Wearing sunscreen will also assists in preventing pre-mature aging. View Thread
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"Keep an eye on it!" That is what you hear from your dermatologist after your periodical check-up. It is...
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"Keep an eye on it!" That is what you hear from your dermatologist after your periodical check-up. It is almost impossible to be sure if your mole is changing in color, shape, size. Probably it is already too late once you notice a significant change. Finally, I heard about a new website who can help us. www.skinofmine.com You can upload a photo to analyze your mole, skin condition and track changes between doctor visits. If they can do a great job, they should get a Nobel prize. I am looking forward to your feedback. Thanks, JimView Thread
Now that Spring is officially upon us, it is important to remember to apply a daily sunscreen of at least SPF 30. Daily application of sunscreen is the number one way to prevent premature signs of aging such as fine lines and wrinkles and will protect you from over exposure to harmful, cancer causing, UV rays.View Thread
1. Click My Exchange Profile. (left sidebar) or My Account (top right corner)
2. The click Change my picture (If you chose “My Exchange Profile”) or Click Edit next to profile picture. (If you chose to upload using "My Account")
3. Click Select Image.
4. Then browse on your computer for the file you want to use.
5. Click Upload.
6. It then will give you the option to crop or to use a portion of a larger picture if you want.
7. Use your mouse to move the gray overlay over the part of the picture you want to use. The darker squares at the corners of the dotted lines can be moved to stretch or shrink the portion of the picture you want to use.
8. Click Save.
9. You will return to either your my Exchange Profile page or your my Account page-depending on where you started. On that page you should see your new photo.
10. Note: It will take four to 24 hours for your photo to change next to your posts in the exchanges. View Thread
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